Waterfront: Slipway Salon - Talks program

Waterfront: Slipway Salon - Talks program

  • 3 April 2021, 10am – 4pm
  • Slipway Sheds
    481 Princes Hwy
    Lakes Entrance VIC 3909


Free, book here

Presented by Centre for Architecture, Open House Melbourne and School for unTourists.

A series of design and creative-entrepreneurship discussions and workshops at the historic Slipways Sheds. Speakers include:

  • Mathew Bate, journalist, author of children’s seaweed book “A Little Kelp from My Friends” Book reading followed by book signings.
  • Chris Stanley of Splinter Society Architects, discusses the design for the Metung Hot Springs.
  • Nikhila Madabhushi, architect and Monash Architecture lecturer focusses on rethinking “community-led” recovery of built environments in the regional Victorian context, following the bushfires in East Gippsland / Gunaikurnai-Bidwell Country
  • Founders of Gippslandia Quarterly newspaper present the story behind the community, non-profit publication.
  • Chris and Gabrielle Moore from Sailors Grave Brewery discuss the design process of their collaborative brews.

Waterfront is proudly presented by Centre for Architecture Victoria | Open House Melbourne, in partnership with DELWP and East Gippsland Shire Council.

Nikhila Madabhushi is a practising architect and lecturer who is currently Monash Innovation Fellow within the Department of Architecture. Her research and teaching focusses on rethinking “community-led” recovery of built environments in the regional Victorian context, following the bushfires in East Gippsland / Gunaikurnai-Bidwell Country.

This event is part of Melbourne Design Week 2021, an initiative of the Victorian Government in collaboration with the NGV.